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Preference Monotonicity and Information Aggregation in Elections

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  • Sourav Bhattacharya

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Cited by:
  1. Laurent Bouton & Micael Castanheira, 2012. "One Person, Many Votes: Divided Majority and Information Aggregation," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 80(1), pages 43-87, 01.
  2. S. Ali & Navin Kartik, 2012. "Herding with collective preferences," Economic Theory, Springer, vol. 51(3), pages 601-626, November.
  3. Sourav Bhattacharya & Timothy Feddersen & Wolfgang Pesendorfer, 2007. "A Possibility Theorem on Information Aggregation in Elections," Working Papers 327, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Sep 2007.
  4. Sourav Bhattacharya, 2013. "Condorcet Jury Theorem in a Spatial Model of Elections," Working Papers 517, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Nov 2013.
  5. Gabriele Gratton, 2013. "Pandering and Electoral Competition," Discussion Papers 2012-22B, School of Economics, The University of New South Wales.

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